50th Birthday Conference Patterns of Prejudice

Prejudice Past, Present and Future
A conference to celebrate the 50th birthday of Patterns of Prejudice

Wednesday 13 December

5:30pm - 6:30pm - Drinks reception

6:30pm - 6:45pm - Welcome - Antony Lerman, Reflections on the history of Patterns of Prejudice

6:45pm - 8:00pm - Nasar Meer, Locating Islamophobia: continuity or novelty?

Thursday 14 December

9:00am - 9:30am - Registration

9:30am - 10:30am - Mark Levene, Prejudicing the future: patterns of denial in the making and unmaking of contemporary hubris                                                                   

10:30am - 11:30am - Richard H. King, New departures in histories of race and civil rights in the US

11:30am - 12:00pm - Tea and coffee

12:00am - 1:00pm - Becky Taylor, ‘It’s easy to be sympathetic but not easy to be compassionate’: refugees and the history of the conditional British welcome

1:00pm - 2:00pm - Lunch 

2:00pm - 3:00pm - Brian Klug, Am I white? Revisiting the language of race

3:00pm - 4:00pm - Susi Meret, Reclaiming Action: Civic activism, Migrant Solidarity and Resistance in Times of (Exclusionary) Right-wing Populism. The case of Denmark

4:00pm - 4:30pm - Tea and coffee 

4:30pm - 5:30pm - Sarah Hackett, Anti-migrant hostility and the ‘Muslim experience’: a historical overview and a rural case study from post-war Britain

5:30pm - Closing remarks